• Search results for activists
Image Title
no_room_rent

#NoRoomRent: Rajasthan students, unemployed youths plead on Twitter 

Students and youth across the state have launched the campaign #NoRoomRent protesting against the room rent during the lockdown 

Published on 30th April 2020
IMG-20190228-WA0019

#SayNoToWar: How a Pakistani man and an Indian woman are promoting a peace discourse ​

We catch up with Anas Saleem from Pakistan and Shreya M from India, who tell us how their social media handles are campaigning for peace

Published on 28th February 2019
r960-38bfdeb19c8dcbe3219dc405bbc20107

#TransgenderDay: Here are 4 Transgender activists who made this country a better place

Why is it important to remember the transgenders? For one, they have managed to make it in a world that still sees them as peculiar and unnatural. That deserves some respect

Published on 20th November 2017
DUTA Protest

'DU teachers are unwilling to tolerate the Government’s agenda to destroy public funded education'

The Delhi University Teachers' Association called for a complete shutdown of the university on January 8 and 9. Here are the key takeaways from the strike

Published on 10th January 2019
Ammi Najeeb JNU

'I feel happy to hear the whole country call me Ammi, just the way my Najeeb did'

Fatima Nafis has been fighting to find her son Najeeb Ahmed, who disappeared from JNU more than two years back. She shares her journey with us

Published on 12th February 2019
grace

'We will not stop fighting': TN transgender activist, Grace Banu on recently passed Transgender Bill, 2019  

The Students Federation of India, Ambedkarite groups and many students organisations have extended support in protesting against the 'dispiriting Bill'

Published on 28th November 2019
vedha

 This Vellore-based NGO is empowering Dalit women to fight for their land-rights

Thendral Movement helps Dalit women get their own land through training programmes, counselling, documentation and legal support 

Published on 12th May 2020
Rebecca Vedavathy

"We are going to read what we read, no matter what," says poet Rebecca Vedavathy

Commenting on the police's absurd line of questioning with regards to the arrests made in connection with the Bhima-Koregaon case, the poet says they will continue reading what they read 

Published on 8th September 2018
kerala

10,000 students volunteer to spread knowledge as a part of Kerala State Literacy Mission Authority's free literacy project

The Kerala State Literacy Mission Authority has rolled off a free literacy project 'Aksharasree', in association with the city corporation

Published on 3rd July 2018
stude

2018 in review: These 12 campus protests rekindled our belief in dissent

2018 was the year of solid dissent as far as colleges were concerned. We've listed the protests, the people, the campus politics and all the things that rocked our colleges

Published on 31st December 2018
Banaras Hindu University

51 BHU professors campaign against CAA-NRC after a dozen students arrested for protesting

The move comes after the arrest of at least a dozen BHU students for participating in a protest called by Left organisations on December 19

Published on 26th December 2019
80753487_2396522497329307_8656453314608627712_o

A 21-year-old queer student dies in Goa. Homophobia triggered her suicide, say friends

Anjana Harish was a student of Government Brennen College, Kannur. She had gone to Goa a few days before the lockdown

Published on 15th May 2020
Vernon Gonsalves

A tale of two arrests: Why Vernon Gonsalves' son felt defeated both times his father was arrested 

Sagar Abraham-Gonsalves' post on his father's arrest had gone viral, with many people coming out  in support of him and his family

Published on 31st August 2018
Protest2_EPS

A tale of two DU protests: Why the left and the right are on strike at the same time

Delhi University's Arts Faculty will witness two protests on Saturday, half an hour apart, organised by the right and the left

Published on 21st September 2019
20200320_125846

A tale of two Naylas: How this Jamia student helped a Delhi riot victim give birth as Corona converged

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Nayla Khwaja helped Noor Bi, a Delhi riot victim deliver her baby on Monday

Published on 20th March 2020

Search results 1 - 15 of 361